London is calling! So when a deliciously dangerous case lands right on her London doorstep, sixteen year old top model and secret sleuth Axelle Anderson can’t resist strapping on her high heels and snapping on her shades to track down the person who attacked fashion photographer Gavin.
But what’s the deal with the mysterious memory stick full of photos? And why do the clues keep leading her back to a certain well known London fashion family? From charming Notting Hill to dazzling Hampton Court Palace, the heat is on in this race with the past as Axelle tracks down long-buried clues and dangerous secrets while hot on the trail of an elusive suspect. But can she stop getting distracted by a certain mega-cute boy band member long enough to stop a killer in their tracks?
With the London fashion scene in full swing, and Ellie, Sebastian, and even Halley, Axelle’s dog, on hand to help crack this tricky case, London has never been more dazzling – or dark!
NANCY DREW meets THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA in this pacey and funny contemporary teen series set in the glamorous and fascinating world of international fashion.
Deadly by Design was published in the UK on June 1st, 2015.